Pristine and quiet, this is not a heavily populated spot, mostly frequented by guests at the adjacent villas. There is shallow water for wading and some trees to provide shade.
Situated toward the western outskirts of West End, this beach is on the South West coast of Cayman Brac. You might think about stopping by even if you aren't staying in the vicinity. The surrounding area is not overflowing with tourists, however, there is still plenty to do here.
There is a route here for public access, so you'll feel totally welcome on this beach.
On Cayman Brac's northwestern edge, West End is a brilliant white sand beach, flanked by warm, clear Caribbean waters. The beach has some rock formations that make for an interesting visual landscape and has some development and villas lining the beach.
Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.
The beach is wonderful, but the surrounding area has a lot to offer, too. Look for it on the South West coast of Cayman Brac; the area hosts attractions such as, which is less than a mile away.
To some, beaches and museums may see like an unlikely combination, but many travelers find that museums like Cayman Brac Museum (located just a quick taxi trip away) offer a fun learning experience and help share a different side of the Cayman Islands.
If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.
|Salt Water Pond||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.6||E||Cayman Brac|
|Rebecca's Cave||Historical Site||1.8||E||Cayman Brac|
|Cayman Brac Museum||Museum||3.8||ENE||Cayman Brac|
|Captain Charlie Kirkconnell's House||Historical Site||5.6||ENE||Cayman Brac|
The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on when you visit, and how packed the nearby hotels are. The beach is not located close to many large hotels, but it can attract visitors staying at smaller lodgings in the area.
Though vacationers will not find very many accommodations in the region, those accommodations closest to West End are shown in the table that follows.
|Brac Reef Beach Resort||0.3 mi.||S||Resort|
|Carib Sands Beach Resort||1.0 mi.||E||Resort|
Even after a restful afternoon at the beach, the day isn't truly complete until you eat at a nearby restaurant, where you'll be able to get a taste of the local fare, without straying too far from your current location. One of the closest restaurants is. This restaurant offers both American and Continental menu items. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab as it's not far off the beach at all.
A few nearby dining options are provided in the following table.
|(345) 948-1323||American, Continental||Very Casual||0.3 mi.||S|
|(345) 948-1323||American||Very Casual||0.3 mi.||S|
|(345) 948-1385||American||Very Casual||0.4 mi.||E|
|Domino's West End||(345) 949-8282||Italian||Very Casual||--||--|
|Popo Jeb's Pizza||(345) 917-0940||Chinese, Italian||Very Casual||0.6 mi.||E|
|--||Caribbean||Very Casual||0.6 mi.||E|
|Captain's Table Restaurant||(345) 948-1418||Caribbean, Continental, European||Informal||1.4 mi.||E|
|Aunt Sha's Kitchen||(345) 948-1581||Caribbean, Cayman||--||1.4 mi.||E|
|La Esperanza||(345) 948-0591||Caribbean, Cayman, International||Very Casual||3.8 mi.||ENE|
|Kirkconnell’s Market Deli||(345) 948-2252||Caribbean, International||Very Casual||3.9 mi.||ENE|
Cayman Brac has several beautiful beaches, so if West End doesn't sound like your type of scene, you have options.
Another location you may want to try is Buccaneer Beach, located within a short distance.
While the Cayman Islands has many alluring attractions, taking a swim at West End is certainly a fun way to enjoy the area's natural attractions.
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